The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 45 31 32
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 8 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 2.05% 3.76% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 4.29% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 1
Median daily rate £638 £325 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+96.15% -37.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -3.22%
Unit Testing
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Warrington region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
355 163 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 90.79% 87.63% 86.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 117 79
Median daily rate £490 £475 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.15% -4.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £700 £574
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 5
Median hourly rate £62.50 £35.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% +180.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warrington region citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Unit Testing across the Warrington region.

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Unit Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Warrington region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 25 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (76.67%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (73.33%) jQuery
4 19 (63.33%) HTML
4 19 (63.33%) CSS
5 18 (60.00%) Ajax
5 18 (60.00%) Git (software)
6 16 (53.33%) MVC
7 15 (50.00%) Front End Development
8 14 (46.67%) Mustache
8 14 (46.67%) Handlebars
8 14 (46.67%) Underscore.js
8 14 (46.67%) HTML5
8 14 (46.67%) JIRA
9 13 (43.33%) JSON
9 13 (43.33%) D3.js
9 13 (43.33%) Responsive Web Design
9 13 (43.33%) Security Cleared
9 13 (43.33%) RESTful
9 13 (43.33%) SOAP
9 13 (43.33%) Web Design
9 13 (43.33%) XML
10 11 (36.67%) Java
10 11 (36.67%) TDD
10 11 (36.67%) Software Engineering
10 11 (36.67%) BC Cleared
11 8 (26.67%) BDD
11 8 (26.67%) Data Management
12 7 (23.33%) Web Development

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Payment Gateway
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 14 (46.67%) JIRA
3 3 (10.00%) Moq
3 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) Developer
2 15 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (30.00%) HTML Developer
3 9 (30.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (26.67%) HTML CSS Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Java Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Software Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
7 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 3 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Principal Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Principal Software Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) SQL Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (6.67%) Digital Delivery Manager
8 2 (6.67%) Digital Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (73.33%) jQuery
2 19 (63.33%) CSS
2 19 (63.33%) HTML
3 18 (60.00%) Ajax
4 14 (46.67%) Handlebars
4 14 (46.67%) HTML5
4 14 (46.67%) Mustache
4 14 (46.67%) Underscore.js
5 13 (43.33%) D3.js
5 13 (43.33%) JSON
5 13 (43.33%) RESTful
5 13 (43.33%) SOAP
5 13 (43.33%) XML
6 3 (10.00%) .NET
6 3 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (10.00%) Entity Framework
6 3 (10.00%) WCF
6 3 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (76.67%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (53.33%) MVC
4 15 (50.00%) Front End Development
5 13 (43.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 13 (43.33%) Web Design
6 11 (36.67%) Software Engineering
6 11 (36.67%) TDD
7 8 (26.67%) BDD
7 8 (26.67%) Data Management
8 7 (23.33%) Web Development
9 4 (13.33%) SFIA
10 3 (10.00%) DevOps
10 3 (10.00%) ITIL
10 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
11 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
11 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
11 2 (6.67%) Regression Testing
12 1 (3.33%) Coaching
12 1 (3.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 11 (36.67%) Java
3 3 (10.00%) C#
3 3 (10.00%) C++
3 3 (10.00%) Python
3 3 (10.00%) SQL
3 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) Security Cleared
2 11 (36.67%) BC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared